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transgress
used in Antigone

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Definition to violate a rule, promise, or social norm
  • Such is the edict (if report speak true) Of Creon, our most noble Creon, aimed At thee and me, aye me too; and anon He will be here to promulgate, for such As have not heard, his mandate; 'tis in sooth No passing humor, for the edict says Whoe'er transgresses shall be stoned to death.
  • What ordinance of heaven have I transgressed?

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